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PITCH 650B

Description

You've thought about it—probably even got out on the dirt or gravel a few times—and now's the time to pull the trigger on a fully-fledged mountain bike. Well, you're in the right place. The Pitch 650b features everything you need to start getting off the road and out on some trails. It features a light aluminium frame that's equal parts performance-driven and durable, while all of the components have been mindfully selected for their capability and long term strength. And when you factor in a geometry that's going to leave you feeling confident and ready to get after it, it's safe to say that the Pitch 650b is the perfect starting point for your life of playing in the dirt.

  • The frame is constructed from lightweight A1 Premium Aluminum in order to provide a compliant, durable platform to support our acclaimed Sport Trail 650b Geometry. Combined, you get a bike that's extremely versatile, making it equally capable on the climbs and descents.
  • Custom SR Suntour 650b fork pairs a coil spring with our Multi-Circuit Damping technology to eliminate any "pogo" effect by delivering 80/100mm (size-specific) of hydraulic damped suspension that smooths out rough terrain.
  • A Shimano Acera rear derailleur is built to with durability in mind, so you can rest assured that you'll have a reliable shifting partner for the long trails ahead. 

Tech Specs

FRAME | Specialized A1 Premium Aluminium, Sport Trail 650b Geometry, butted tube sets, externally relieved head tube, forged dropouts, reinforced disc mount, replaceable alloy derailleur hanger


FORK | SR Suntour XCT 650b, coil spring, custom Multi-Circuit Damping, 80/100mm travel


FRONT HUB | Shimano Centre Lock, disc, 9x100mm QR, 32h


REAR HUB | Shimano Centre Lock, disc, 10x135mm QR, 32h


SPOKES | Stainless, 14g


RIMS | Stout 650b, alloy, disc only, double-wall, 25mm inner width, 32h


FRONT TYRE | Ground Control Sport, 650bx2.1", 60TPI, wire bead, Flak Jacket protection


REAR TYRE | Ground Control Sport, 650bx2.1", 60TPI, wire bead, Flak Jacket protection


CRANKSET | Forged alloy, square taper spindle w/chainguard


CHAINRINGS | 44/32/22T


BOTTOM BRACKET | Square taper, 73mm, internal bearings


SHIFT LEVERS | Shimano EF510, EZ Fire Plus, 8-speed


FRONT DERAILLEUR | Shimano Altus, 34.9mm clamp, down-swing, 7/8-speed


REAR DERAILLEUR | Shimano Acera, SGS cage, 8-speed


CASSETTE | Sunrace, 8-speed, 11-34t


CHAIN | KMC X8, 8-speed w/reusable MissingLink


FRONT BRAKE | Shimano BR-M375, mechanical disc, resin pads, 180/160mm rotor


REAR BRAKE | Shimano BR-M375, mechanical disc, resin pads, 160mm rotor


HANDLEBARS | Stout bar, 15mm rise, 9-degree backsweep, 5-degree upsweep, 720mm width, 31.8mm


GRIPS | Specialized MTB Grip, lock-on


STEM | Stout 3D-forged alloy, 31.8mm, 6-degree rise


SADDLE | Body Geometry mountain, steel rails, 143mm


SEATPOST | Alloy, 12mm offset, 2-bolt clamp, 30.9mm


SEAT BINDER | Alloy, QR clamp, 31.8mm


PEDALS | Specialized Dirt